|The Whispering Shadow: Chapter 1 - Master Magician - Nat Levine|
Taken from IMDB: A mysterious criminal known as The Whispering Shadow commits crimes by means of a gang he controls by television and radio rays. Jack Norton, whose brother was murdered by The Whispering Shadow, suspects that the eerie Professor Strang - whose ghostly wax museum contains figures far too lifelike - may be involved in the crimes. Chapter 1 - Master Magician Chapter 2 - The Collapsing Room Chapter 3 - The All-seeing Eye Chapter 4 - The Shadow Strikes Chapter 5 - Wanted for Murder C...
Keywords: Crime; Horror; Adventure; Mystery; Sci-Fi; Serial
Downloads: 2,237 (1 review)
|SOS CoastGuard chapter 1|
1937 12 chapter rebulic serial
Keywords: cliffhanger; serial; Bela Lugosi; Ralph Bryd
Downloads: 1,301 (1 review)
|The Nasty Rabbitt - James Landis|
Downloads: 1,746 (1 review)
|The Riverside Murder|
A British mystery. Alastair Sim: No, no, no, now stay out! Judy Gunn: Oh, you monster! Alastair Sim: Aye, from Loch Ness.
Keywords: Alastair Sim; mystery; Judy Gunn; Basil Sydney
Downloads: 6,475 (1 review)
|Shadow of Chinatown: Chapter 1 - The Arms of the Gods - Sam Katzman|
Sonya Rokoff acting as a representative of a European importing firm hires Victor Poten (Bela Lugosi), a Eurasian mad scientist who hates both whites and Asians, to ruin the tourist trade in San Francisco's Chinatown. Rokoff soon realizes that Poten has become an unstoppable monster, beyond her control. Poten's nefarious activities draw the attention of newspaper reporter Joan Whiting and her novelist boyfriend Martin Andrews who begin to investigate the mysterious, and violent events in Chinato...
Keywords: Serial; Crime; Horror; Sci-Fi
Downloads: 2,687 (1 review)
Terror In The Midnight Sun
Downloads: 1,215 (1 review)
Murder at a seance.
Keywords: seance; murder; swami; Jack Mulhall; Mischa Auer
Downloads: 4,471 (1 review)
|Murder Is News|
A rather dull and talky mystery.
Keywords: mystery; John Gallaudet; Iris Meredith; George McKay
Downloads: 2,398 (1 review)
|Let's Face It - Civil Defence|
A cold war gem from the Civil Defence Department
Keywords: Nuclear War; Atomic Age; A Bomb; H Bomb; Civil Defence; Cold War
Downloads: 4,199 (1 review)
|Black Dragons - Jack Dietz|
A cabal of American industrialists, all fifth-columnists intent on sabotaging the war effort, are methodically murdered by the malevolent Monsieur Colomb. It is only until detective Dick Martin is assigned to the case that everyone's true motives and identities are revealed.
Keywords: Horror; Sci-Fi; Thriller
Downloads: 30,617 (1 review)
|Purple Death From Outer Space - DemonPlanet|
Feature Length complication movie of the "Flash Gordon Conquers The Universe" Cliffhanger Serial.
Keywords: Flash Gordon; Public Domain
Downloads: 14,238 (1 review)
|Murder with Pictures|
Lew Ayres in a comic mystery.
Keywords: Lew Ayres; mystery
Downloads: 12,960 (1 review)
|Take Heed Mr. Tojo - Walter Lantz|
The first of the Mr. Hook cartoon series, his main purpose was to sell war bonds. Hook is set a decade in the future, and he is telling his young son about his exploits during the war and how war bonds helped him defeat an evil Japanese pilot who was trying to attack the fleet.
Keywords: Animation; Short
Downloads: 2,627 (1 review)
|The Clutching Hand: Chapter 7 - The Invisible Enemy - Adrian Weiss|
Taken from IMDB: A scientist discovers a formula for making synthetic gold, but before he can reveal the secret to his colleagues at the International Research Foundation, both he and the book in which he has written the formula disappear. Super-detective Craig Kennedy and his partner are called in to find both the scientists and the formula. The Clutching Hand: Chapter 1 - Who Is the Clutching Hand? The Clutching Hand: Chapter 2 - Shadows The Clutching Hand: Chapter 3 - House of Mystery The Clu...
Keywords: Serial; Action; Crime; Mystery
Downloads: 1,408 (1 review)
The Shadow knows, and he'll tell unless you fork over a princely sum.
Keywords: mystery; British; old dark house; Henry Kendall
Downloads: 8,950 (1 review)
|Mystery Squadron: Chapter 1 - The Black Ace - Nat Levine|
Taken from IMDB: Hank Davis, foreman on a huge dam project, enlists the aid of his two flyer friends when a sinister figure known as The Black Ace leads his Mystery Squadron of masked pilots in an attempt to destroy the dam. Mystery Squadron: Chapter 1 - The Black Ace Mystery Squadron: Chapter 2 - The Fatal Warning Mystery Squadron: Chapter 3 - The Black Ace Strikes Mystery Squadron: Chapter 4 - Men of Steel Mystery Squadron: Chapter 5 - The Death Swoop Mystery Squadron: Chapter 6 - Doomed Myste...
Keywords: Aviation, Action Adventure, serial
Downloads: 4,197 (1 review)
|Shadows of the Orient - Larry Darmour|
Society dame smashes plot to make San Francisco's Chinatown the Hong Kong of the West.
Keywords: Action; Drama; Romance
Downloads: 4,421 (1 review)
|Jim Hanvey, Detective (1937)|
Hanvey is a detective who's hired by an insurance company to find a missing emerald. He finds it, when he tries to turn it in, serious complications arise.
Keywords: emralds; mystery; feature films
Downloads: 6,506 (1 review)
|The Headline Woman|
Smug reporter with dinky, bifurcated moustache aids young woman suspected of murder. Details in next edition.
Keywords: Roger Pryor; Heather Angel; Ford Sterling; Jack La Rue; Franklin Pangborn; George 'Gabby' Hayes
Downloads: 2,971 (1 review)
|Exile Express - Eugene Frenke|
Anna Sten plays Nadine Nikolas, a Russian emigrant to the United States who is diligently studying for her citizenship qualification exam and employed as a laboratory assistant for a research chemist, Dr. Hite (Harry Davenport) who has developed a sort of pesticide that can also be a horribly lethal weapon. Some foreign power wants to get the formula, and the authorities suspect that Nadine is involved in the plot...
Downloads: 3,438 (2 reviews)
|Tomorrow at Seven - Samuel Zierler|
A mystery writer (Chester Morris) is determined to discover the identity of the "The Black Ace", a killer who always warns his intended victim, then leaves an ace of spades on the corpse as his calling card.
Downloads: 5,959 (2 reviews)
|Mystery Liner - Paul Malvern|
Captain Holling (Noah Beery) is relieved of command of his ship after he suffers a nervous breakdown. His replacement, Captain Downey (Boothe Howard), takes over the liner just as it is about to be used for an experiment in remote control. Professor Grimson (Ralph Lewis) has devised a system for controlling the ship from a laboratory on land. But as Grimson demonstrates the system and the special component that makes it work, a rival group is listening in, hoping to use the device for its own pu...
Keywords: Adventure; Mystery
Downloads: 13,345 (2 reviews)
|Law of the Jungle (1942)|
Arline Judge joins a safari to escape the clutches of an enemy agent in this jungle adventure.
Keywords: adventure; jungle; feature films
Downloads: 9,222 (2 reviews)
|General Electric Theater: I'm a Fool - Mort Abrahams|
In "I'm a Fool", James Dean plays "The Boy" aka "Walter Mathers" alongside Eddie Albert's on-screen narration of the same character. Natalie Wood appears in this "Fool", cast as the young woman Dean falls in love with.
Keywords: Classic TV; Drama; Natalie Wood; James Dean
Downloads: 2,799 (2 reviews)
|Payoff, The - Harry D. Edwards|
The city's District Attorney is murdered, and a newspaper reporter investigates. He starts finding out that everything wasn't quite as cut and dried as it appeared to be.
Keywords: Action; Crime; Mystery; Romance
Downloads: 29,822 (2 reviews)
An early mystery set at a movie studio.
Keywords: mystery; Jason Robards, Sr
Downloads: 4,015 (2 reviews)
|Invisible Avenger - Emanuel Demby, Eric Sayers|
Lamont Cranston, aka The Shadow (Richard Derr), investigates the murder of a New Orleans bandleader.
Keywords: Action; Drama
Downloads: 4,699 (2 reviews)
|Captured in Chinatown - Louis Weiss|
A feud between two gangs in Chinatown breaks out into a tong war.
Keywords: Crime; Mystery; Romance
Downloads: 3,007 (2 reviews)
|Payoff, The - Jack Schwarz|
You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page.
Downloads: 8,912 (2 reviews)
|The World Gone Mad - Phil Goldstone|
The World Gone Mad is a 1933 drama/horror film which pits the district attorney's office against crooks defrauding a corporation from within, unbeknownst to the company's owner. This film is in the public domain.
Keywords: 1930s; horror; corruption
Downloads: 13,213 (2 reviews)
|Dead End Kids: Junior G-Men Part 1|
A gang of street kids work with the FBI in to find and rescue their leader's father, a scientist who has been kidnapped by a terrorist group. Stars include: Billy Halop, Huntz Hall, Gabriel Dell, Bernard Punsly, and Kenneth Lundy among others. This crime drama is divided into 12 chapters. Part 1 contains chapters 1 and the first half of chapter 2. Part 1 chapter 1 and begin chaprter 2 Part 2 finish chapter 2, chapter 3, begin chapter 4 Part 3 finish chapter 4, chapter 5, chapter 6 Part 4 finish ...
Keywords: G-Men; 1940; crime; drama
Downloads: 9,392 (2 reviews)
|Murder at Midnight|
Gun used during charades turns out to be loaded with real ammo instead of blanks.
Keywords: murder; mystery; charades
Downloads: 6,015 (2 reviews)
|The Phantom (1943) Serial - 15 Chapters - Columbia Pictures - Rudolph C. Flothow|
The Phantom (1943) is a Columbia Pictures 15 chapter serial starring Tom Tyler in the title role. The serial is based on Lee Falk's comic strip The Phantom. The serial also features Jeanne Bates as the Phantom's girlfriend Diana Palmer, and Ace the Wonder Dog as the Phantom's trusty German shepherd Devil (who is a wolf in the original comic). Professor Davidson plans an expedition to find the Lost City of Zoloz...
Keywords: The Phantom; Lee Falk; Serial; Cliffhanger; Tom Tyler
Downloads: 20,741 (2 reviews)
|The Adventures of Tartu|
AKA "Sabotage Agent" A beautiful girl! A dangerous mission! A Brit (Robert Donat) who happens to be fluent in both Rumanian and German -- and a top-notch chemist into the bargain -- is sent behind enemy lines to destroy a poison gas factory. Starts off as a credible spy thriller, with the Nazis really earning audience hatred, then morphs into a James Bond-style fantasia, complete with an enormous secret underground factory and an overdone superweapon...
Keywords: poison gas; superscience; propaganda; espionage; sabotage; secret agent; undercover; factory; hungary; chemist
Downloads: 5,798 (2 reviews)
Battle of the Worlds starring Claude Rains
Downloads: 1,815 (2 reviews)
|The Big Sleep trailer - Jack Warner|
This is the trailer for my favorite Bogart flick, The Big Sleep. It's my favorite for several reasons, but primarily because it introduced me to Raymond Chandler's excellent Novels.
Keywords: murder; mystery; crime; Bogart; Bacall
Downloads: 11,121 (2 reviews)
|Seven Doors to Death - Arthur Alexander, Alfred Stern|
Also Known As "Vanishing Corpses" A shot rings out in a darkened apartment; a woman screams and flees, tricking architect Jimmy McMillan into giving her a ride....
Keywords: Mystery; Romance
Downloads: 10,562 (2 reviews)
|Ship's Reporter Interview with Bela Lugosi|
Bela Lugosi is interviewed aboard ship on returning from England after making Vampire Over London.
Keywords: Interview; Bela Lugosi
Downloads: 1,309 (2 reviews)
|I Killed That Man (1945)|
A man sentenced to death decides to come clean and tell the cops who hired him to do the killing. Just as he is about to confess he's killed by a poison dart.
Keywords: murder; mystery; feature films
Downloads: 5,554 (2 reviews)
|Dracula Has Risen From The Grave - trailer|
Preview of Christopher Lee's third film outing as the lord of the vampires for Hammer Films.
Keywords: trailers; horror; Dracula
Downloads: 2,570 (2 reviews)
You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page.
Downloads: 10,052 (2 reviews)
|Port of New York - Aubrey Schenck, James T. Vaughn|
Port of New York is a 1949 film shot in semidocumentary style. The film is notable for being Yul Brynner's first movie. The film tells the story of a customs and treasury agent out to stop the distribution of opium, that came in on a ship in the Port of New York but was smuggled off by drug dealers. The leader of the drug dealers is the suave Vicola (Brynner).
Keywords: Semidocumentary; Crime; Drama; Film-Noir; Yul Brynner
Downloads: 26,755 (3 reviews)
|Submarine Base - Jack Schwarz|
Ship engineer Jim Taggert (John Litel) is rescued from a torpedoed tramp steamer by Joe Morgan (Alan Baxter), an American gangster that found New York too hot for him, and has become a fisherman operating from an out-of-the-way island off of the coast of South America. Morgan makes his headquarters at the Halfway House run by the parents of Maria Styx (Fifi D'Orsay) as a bar and dance resort catering to the planters and traders of the island...
Keywords: Drama; War
Downloads: 4,726 (3 reviews)
|The Face at the Window|
Set in France in 1880. A series of murders is attributed to a Wolf Man.
Keywords: wolf; man; horro; suspense; slaughter
Downloads: 15,089 (3 reviews)
A newspaper yarn.
Keywords: Ray Walker; Evalyn Knapp; Regis Toomey; Cy Kendall
Downloads: 2,632 (3 reviews)
|Hercules and the Captive Women|
This movie is not fully uploaded. To watch this movie in it's entirety, please click the link below. Thank you, and I apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused. http://www.archive.org/details/cco__HerculesandtheCaptiveWomen
Downloads: 8,875 (3 reviews)
|Ladies Crave Excitement|
The exciting adventures of a newsreel photographer. Note: it appears that whoever created the avi file rescaled his source vertically without first delacing or detelecining. Don't use a delacing filter when viewing it, however; that seems to make things worse.
Keywords: Norman Foster; Evalyn Knapp; Eric Linden; Esther Ralston; Purnell Pratt; Jason Robards, Sr; George Gabby Hayes; Milburn Stone
Downloads: 7,879 (3 reviews)
Masked superhero wrestler Neutron takes on the Death Robots of Dr. Carronte.
Downloads: 2,228 (3 reviews)
|Strangers of the Evening|
Zasu Pitts in a comedy-mystery.
Keywords: Zasu Pitts; mystery; morgue
Downloads: 5,408 (3 reviews)
|Curtain at Eight - Phil Goldstone|
An elderly detective (C. Aubrey Smith) sets out to find who murdered a stage actor.
Downloads: 12,048 (4 reviews)